SC educators can earn credit by the June 30th renewal cycle deadline through participation in one or more of the ETV Teacher Recertification upcoming sessions--47 courses (plus several new courses TBA) that earn 20 renewal credits offered each session and Rudy Mancke’s Natural History course offered in special session, too!
ETV Teacher Recertification Upcoming Sessions for 20 Renewal Credit Courses:
WINTER 2015: Jan. 26 – March 20 (Registration opens Jan. 7)
SPRING I 2015: March 24 – May 18 (Registration opens Feb. 23)
SPRING II 2015: May 1 – June 15 (Registration opens April 16)
WGBH Boston has launched a pilot for a new digital project for PBS KIDS to teach media literacy to kids aged 6-11. Ruff Ruffman: Humble Media Genius explores the constantly changing world of media and how kids use technology to help families become more media literate.
Funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), the project brings back the much-loved character Ruff Ruffman from WGBH's popular game show FETCH! It employs original animation and interactive features, including videos, quizzes and polls for kids, and also provides resources for parents to discuss both the fun of online discovery and…
ETV continues to make available more rich content in StreamlineSC and has recently added 51 episodes in The Magic School Bus series to the online library of free programs available for SC educators to use with their students. Plus, these programs and all other Learn360 video resources are now accessible in upgraded MP4/H.264 format!
The Magic School Bus is an Emmy-award winning animated television series that helps kids learn about science. Children 4 to 9 years old love the energy and imagination of The Magic School Bus programs that allow them to explore, discover and learn about the…
ETV StreamlineSC continues to provide free K-12 resources for SC educators in public, private and home schools and free Webinars are available for SC teachers to learn best practices for using this valuable resource in the classroom. More Learn360 Webinars are planned and SC teachers may view training designed specifically for them that is now archived online.
Archived Webinars Designed Specifically for SC Educators:
These two recorded Webinars designed specifically for South Carolina educators are now available. Even if you did not register to participate live, you may access these trainings archived: http://www.scetv.org/education/streamlinesc/
To mark Geography Awareness Week, PBS LearningMedia is showcasing a fantastic series of resources focused around global literacy and diplomacy with the content theme Making Global Connections.
Virtual Field Trip to France
It’s Geography Awareness Week, mes chers élèves! Take your class on a virtual trip to France with this set of PBS LearningMedia digital resources – essays, lesson plans, images, videos – examining French history, society, culture and the lives of young people in France today.
This featured Global Learning & Diplomacy Collection explores France’s geography and…
The South Carolina Teaching Fellows Program is now accepting applications from high school seniors or juniors graduating early. The application window will be open through December 1st. Please share this incredible opportunity in your area.
View the video with Jenna Hallman, Teaching Fellows Program Director: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5B8TS1Wf1c&feature=youtu.be
What is Teaching Fellows?
South Carolina's Collegiate Teacher Recruitment Program
In 1999, the SC General Assembly, recognizing the shortage of teachers in our state, funded the Teaching Fellows Program for South Carolina. The mission of the South Carolina Teaching Fellows Program is to recruit talented high school…
ETV’s StreamlineSC, the video-on-demand resource for SC educators that is free for public, private, charter, virtual, and home schools, has some new features and enhancements made possible through the partnership with Learn360.
Video Player Options
Videos have been re-encoded so users now have the option of playing the videos in the upgraded MP4/ H.264 format. This improves mobile access, expanding on the ability to seamlessly view our videos on any device, including desktop computers, tablets, and mobile phones. It's now even more convenient to watch our videos wherever and however you want! This new player also provides…
Alabama Public TV presents another electronic field trip interactive webcast on November 13 at 11:00-11:30 am and 1:00-1:30 pm. This fourth program in the series will be hosted by Kwame Holman, former PBS NewsHour Correspondent. SC teachers may register free by using your email address.
Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement is a three-year series of electronic field trips taking place throughout the civil rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015. Project C focuses on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events and examine the past to teach the importance…
Provides video-on-demand service over the web, thousands of educational programs and is free to public, private, and home schools
Knowitall.org is ETV's educational Web portal, a collection of fun, interactive websites for K-12 students, teachers and parents.
ETV offers an array of professional development opportunities for PreK-12 educators, certified renewal or graduate credit.
ETV has partnered with PBS to make thousands of online resources available on-demand to South Carolina educators.
A simplified way for teachers to find the resources they need, access their school’s TV Guide, and find teacher recertification courses, development, and training.
Smart Cat's place for kids to play and explore hundreds of safe fun educational activities with PBS Kids characters.
Adult Education videos on-demand: GED and Pre-GED, Workplace Essential Skills and videos for basic reading, writing, math and life skills.
Speaking of Schools Podcast
Supported by the South Carolina Department of Education, this half-hour show is hosted by Doug Keel and features various guests.